How to Research and Compare Schools Without a College Visit


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When it comes to researching colleges,

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1. Regarding watching YouTube videos to learn about a school,

2. Regarding speaking with students or alumni,

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Researching possible colleges to attend doesn't necessarily require visits, and this quiz tests you on the things to consider when doing this.

Quiz & Worksheet

This college-based quiz tests your ability to:

  • Recognize what to do when researching colleges
  • Understand what to consider when watching YouTube videos about a school
  • Know what to consider regarding speaking to current or former students
  • Recall what to take into consideration when speaking with admissions officers
  • Remember what you can do when using a college's website

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - draw from the most relevant information from the lesson on researching schools without visiting
  • Information recall - remember the knowledge you've acquired about what to consider when you're looking at YouTube videos about a school
  • Knowledge application - use this information to successfully answer questions about what you can do when you visit a college's website

Additional Learning

The lesson called How to Research and Compare Schools Without a College Visit covers the following objectives:

  • Provide websites that have college information
  • Explain virtual tours
  • Offer questions to ask others when researching schools